The LWF’s governing body between Assemblies came together for its annual meeting in 2013 under the theme, “Called to be disciples in today’s world.”

Highlights included

  • President’s address
  • Report from the General Secretary
  • Program framework for the Reformation anniversary “Luther 2017: 500 Years of Reformation”
  • Intergenerational dialogue meeting | Dialogue session between generations to envision a sustainable LWF
  • Proposal for an LWF Gender Policy
  • Launch of From Conflict to Communion | Lutheran-Roman Catholic Commission on Unity
  • Roll-out of new LWF visual identity

Participation was by invitation

LWF Department: LWF Global

LWF working language: English

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Event title: Council 2013

Started: 13 June 2013, 8:30

Ended: 18 June 2013, 14:00

Location: 1, route des Morillons, CH-1218 Le Grand-Saconnex, Switzerland

Contact: Karin Striebel

Media Inquiries: Heidi Martinussen

Council Documents in English
Council Documents in German
Council Documents in French and Spanish
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